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‘How Defenders Can Stop Liverpool’s Man Of The Moment Salah’- Sol Campbell

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Former Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur defender Sol Campbell has advised defenders on how to stop Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah.

The 25-year-old has been in sensational goalscoring form for Jurgen Klopp’s side since he arrived from Roma last summer, notching 36 goals across all competitions.

Following his four-goal heroics in the Reds’ 5-1 demolition of Watford on Saturday, the former England international has given some defensive tips to use against the current EPL top scorer.

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“With Salah it’s good to have a bit of pace with him, you’ve got to have quick feet as well as a defender because he likes chopping and changing,” Campbell told SkySports.

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“You’ve got to have good anticipation against him, if you haven’t he will just do you, he’ll set you up.

“Also I think you’ve got to go out to him quicker, don’t let him build up a pace to turn you inside out at that pace.

“If you get out to him quick enough, you can kind of slow him down a bit before he comes to you in the box. Once he’s in the box, he’s the master.”

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Salah will be hoping to replicate his impressive form when Egypt take on Portugal in an international friendly on Friday.




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